Scrum Master

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Matlen Silver
W2 Only! CSM, Agile Scrum Master experience,
Contract W2
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

W2 Only!


Responsible for overseeing one or more Scrum delivery teams within the Risk and Corporate Treasury Technology organization. Strong communication skills to work with senior management to deliver requirements. Strong analytical, problem solving, quality management, and organizational skills. The desired Scrum Master will be working on an enterprise level effort involving data sourcing, aggregation, analysis and reporting with outputs to Bank Leadership and Federal Regulators. The desired candidate will oversee the SDLC of Tech and Business initiatives acting as an Agile Scrum Master. Prior experience managing technology projects is required. Previous Bank of America experience preferred. The desired candidate will be responsible for the following: scrum facilitation; guiding teams through sprints, sprint retrospectives, point estimations; risk mitigation; impact assessments and hitting milestones. This individual will be working in a cross functional/matrix environment. The desired candidate will have a 4 year degree and 5+ years experience in a similar role. 


Key Responsibilities: 

• Finding techniques for effective Product Backlog management 

• Creates forum for communicating vision, goals, and Product Backlog items to the Team 

• Understanding long-term product planning 

• Understanding and practicing agility 

• Facilitating Scrum events as requested or needed 

• Coaching the Team in self-organization and cross-functionality 

• Teaching and leading the Team to create high-value products; 

• Removing impediments to the Team’s progress 

• Coaching the Team in organizational environments in which Scrum is not yet fully adopted and understood. 

• Helping employees and stakeholders understand and enact Scrum 

• Causing change to increase the productivity of the Team 

• Compliance with bank standards for project delivery 

• Working with other Scrum Masters to increase the effectiveness of the application of Scrum in the organization 



• 4 year degree. 

• Over 5-7 years Project/Program management experience, Agile experience, Agile coach preferred and PMP certification a nice to have. CSM nice to have. 

• Communicate and facilitate effectively across diverse audiences within and outside of the Sprint Team (Stakeholders, Executives) 

• Able to remove obstacles for the team or direct obstacles to appropriate owners for resolution quickly 

• Adjectives: "not disruptive", "learns quickly", "adaptable", "Comfortable in grey space" 

• Knowledgeable about software development lifecycle 

• Provide perspective to the team and keeps team focused on critical deliverables and tasks. 

• Comfortable working with a wide range of roles and levels (business, compliance, Legal, IT, etc.) 

• Motivate and model open communication to help surface issues for faster resolution 

• Ability to influence across wide range of stakeholders

Posted By

Chris Dewald

121 West Trade St. Suite 2310 Charlotte, NC, 28202

Company Information

Matlen Silver is the hardest working team in staffing, bound by a culture of mentorship that ensures we do what we know is right in talent recruitment. We value people over process, investing to sustain trained and dedicated IT staffing teams with the work ethic to deliver remarkable talent and business results. We don't just say we're hard working. We are. We don't just invest in great people, we invest in people with guts, who don't stand alone with integrity, but together as one united front. Our core is a powerhouse that can't be described, but should be experienced. As a leading provider of IT staffing resources for a wide variety of industries, we pride ourselves on the ability to supply consistent white-glove service on a national level to both our clients and consultants. Our unique delivery model, built on our company core values, provides a collaborative team approach that ensures success for both the client and the consultant. We partner each client with a single point of contact within our organization and build a team around that account in order to establish a deep understanding of the client's culture and needs. Our recruiting teams work closely with each of our consultants to identify the best fit for their success. We then provide the support of our Onboarding and Compliance Department, which works directly with our consultants throughout the whole engagement life cycle. They focus daily on helping both the client and consultant achieve results for a successful outcome. The results speak for themselves! Recognized in 2014, 2015, and 2016 by Staffing Industry Analysts as one of the Fastest–Growing Staffing Firms in the US and by TechServe Alliance as a company of Excellence, we are clearly distinguishing ourselves in the industry.
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